Daily Archives: November 5, 2008

John Gapper

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My column in the FT this week is about Barack Obama’s attitude to business and whether the US president-elect is the business-friendly pragmatist he looks like or the business-bashing left-winger he sometimes sounds like. Read more

John Gapper

This is not about business but, since it is a historic occasion, I will make an exception.

I watched Barack Obama’s victory in the presidential campaign tonight with friends in Fort Greene, a mixed race, gentrified district of Brooklyn. Then I walked back home after midnight. Read more